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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2010-4708: Linux-PAM: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2010-4708: Linux-PAM: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
01/24/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The pam_env module in Linux-PAM (aka pam) 1.1.2 and earlier reads the .pam_environment file in a user's home directory, which might allow local users to run programs with an unintended environment by executing a program that relies on the pam_env PAM check.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-sys-libs-pam

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